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political economy of modern Britain

by Andrew W. Cox

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Published by E. Elgar in Cheltenham, UK, US, Lyme, NH .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Industrial policy -- Great Britain.,
    • Great Britain -- Economic conditions -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementAndrew Cox, Simon Lee, Joe Sanderson.
      ContributionsLee, Simon, 1963-, Sanderson, Joe, 1969-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC256 .C65 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 276 p. ;
      Number of Pages276
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1008958M
      ISBN 101852784113
      LC Control Number96048952

        "A great economic historian gives us a sweeping perspective on a pivotal period of history: Britain during the Industrial Revolution. Tracing a long series of economic innovations and political reforms back to the ideas of the Enlightenment, Joel Mokyr shows us the foundations of the modern world."—Roger B. Myerson, University of Chicago. Society and Economy in Modern Britain is the first of two volumes which consider the economic, social and political history of Britain from the beginning of the eighteenth century until Two further volumes will bring the story up to date.

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      Conclusion: Britain and the economic problem of the first cold war: reconsidering the political economy and economic impact of British defence expenditure, ; Bibliography; Index. About the Author. Dr Till Geiger is a Lecturer in International History at the University of Manchester, UK. About the Series Modern Economic and Social History. From schoolbooks to scholarly monographs, mercantilism has come to be synonymous with early modern political economy, though it is just as often criticized as inadequate, incomplete, or incoherent as both a theory and a set of policies. This book takes a new approach to this problematic subject by rethinking its broad foundations. From a variety of perspectives, its authors situate.


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